Taffin wrong?

Author:Coveney, Ken
Position:CROSSFIRE: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR - Letter to the editor

In his article in the December 2013 issue, Taffin says, "The Bearcat is also unique in that it is the only Ruger single action that has both a transfer bar and a 1/2-cock notch. Other Ruger single actions from the Single-Six through the Single-Nine and Single-Ten, all the Blackhawks, Super Blackhawks, and Bisley Models have a transfer bar and load and unload by simply opening the loading gate which releases the cylinder to rotate." Not so. I have a SingleSix convertible I purchased in late 1966 or early 1967. On recall from Ruger a decade or so later, Ruger installed the transfer bar system. The pistol still has...

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